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September 2021


Paola is featured in Concordia News for all of her successes in linking scientific research to art. Read the article here.


August 2021


Hudson’s research is featured on the cover of Inorganic Chemistry! Thank you to Lorrayne Bicalho for creating the awesome artwork.


August 2021


Paola gives an amazing Chem 666 Departmental MSc Seminar. Congratulations Paola!


August 2021


Check out the Q&A with MSc student, Paola Marino, about her Visualizing Science Contest image that was featured on the cover of CanJChem. Click here.


August 2021


Zvart receives Honourable Mention in the 2021 ChemiSTEAM competition from the Chemical Institute of Canada.


August 2021


Victor receives Honourable Mention in the 2021 ChemiSTEAM competition from the Chemical Institute of Canada.


June 2021


Hudson Bicalho

Congratulations to Hudson Bicalho for passing his Research Proposal and Comprehensive Exam! Hudson is the second official PhD candidate in the Howarth group.


June 2021


Pedro Donnarumma

Pedro Donnarumma becomes the second MSc student to defend in the Howarth group! Congratulations to Pedro for an excellent thesis and top-notch defense.


June 2021


Pedro’s research is featured on the cover of Chem Comm! Thank you to Karyna Cuffaro for the amazing artwork.


June 2021


Chen Si

Chen Si joins the group from South China University of Technology as a Mitacs Globalink Research Intern!


May 2021


Hudson Bicalho

Hudson Bicalho received the prestigious FRQNT Doctoral Scholarship to support his doctoral work on the degradation of pollutants using metal–organic frameworks!

April 2021


Gemini Ramasamy

Congrats to Gemini Ramasamy for winning a Sustainability Research Award from the Sustainability Action Fund at Concordia!


April 2021


Paola Marino MOF

Paola Marino’s image has made it to the final in the NSERC Science Exposed Contest! Vote for Paola’s image to win the People’s Choice Award here.


April 2021


Pedro Donnarumma

Pedro Donnarumma gives an outstanding Chem 666 Departmental MSc Seminar. Great job Pedro!


April 2021


Victor Quezada-Novoa

Congratulations to Victor Quezada-Novoa for passing his Research Proposal and Comprehensive Exam! Victor is now officially the first PhD Candidate in the Howarth lab.


February 2021


Paola Marino Rose

Paola Marino received Honourable Mention in the 2020 ChemiSTEAM contest. Check out Paola's blog post and view the image here. Congrats Paola!


February 2021


Pedro Donnarumma wins the Concordia Science Captured Award for capturing a show-stopping optical microscopy image of his new RE-MOF.


January 2021


Paola Marino Canadian Journal Chemistry

Congratulations to Paola Marino for having her image titled “Metal–Organic Galaxy” featured on the 2021 cover of the Canadian Journal of Chemistry! Check it out here.


November 2020


Congratulations to Felix Saraci, and Hudson Bicalho for winning oral presentation prizes at the 23rd Annual Chemistry and Biochemistry Graduate Research Conference!


November 2020


felix saraci

Congratulations to Felix Saraci for giving an excellent Chem 666 MSc Departmental Seminar. As the first Howarth group student to give a departmental seminar, you made us proud!


November 2020


Pedro Donnarumma

Congratulations to Pedro Donnarumma for winning 1st place for his oral presentation at the CQMF 4th Annual Conference on Advanced Materials. Thanks to Systems for Research for sponsoring this prize!


October 2020


ashlee howarth

Prof Howarth was featured in ChemViews Magazine, check out the article here.


August 2020


howarth lab

We have now moved into brand new lab space in the new Applied Science Hub at Concordia!


May 2020


Victor Quezada

Congratulations to Victor Quezada for winning a $500 ATS/Micromeritics Graduate Travel Poster Prize at CEMWOQ-6.5 for his outstanding virtual poster presentation.


May 2020


Pedro Donnarumma

Congratulations to Pedro Donnarumma for being accepted to the ACS Summer School on Green Chemistry & Sustainable Energy. Although the school will not run in July 2020, Pedro plans to travel to Golden, Colorado in 2021 to attend!


April 2020


Paola Marino

Congratulations to Paola Marino for winning a Sustainability Research Award from the Sustainability Action Fund at Concordia University! Paola won this award for her work on using greener alternatives for synthesizing MOFs.


February 2020


Hudson Bicalho

The MOFs win the 23rd Annual Chemistry & Biochemistry Curling fling!


January 2020


Victor Quezada

Victor Quezada wins the Concordia Science Captured Award for capturing a beautiful SEM image of his new MOF CU-10.


October 2019


Felix Saraci

Congratulations to Felix Saraci for winning the 2019 Kanfi-Holzbaur Award in Green Chemistry which he will use to attend the CCCE 2020 in Winnipeg, MB.


October 2019


Ashlee J Howarth

Prof. Howarth wins the 2019 UBC Young Alumnus Award – an award given to a young alumnus whose accomplishments are of such excellence that they provide inspiration and leadership to students and other young alumni.


May 2019


CEMWOQ 2019

Congratulations to Howarth group members Zvart Ajoyan, Chris Copeman, Pedro Donnarumma, Paola Marino, and Felix Saraci for winning poster prizes at CEMWOQ-6.